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Police: 2 Shot In North Minneapolis, No Arrests Made

Police said no arrests have been made after two people were shot late Tuesday night in north Minneapolis. Minneapolis Police were called to the 3800 block of Emerson Avenue North just before 10 p.m. on a report of shots fired.

06/18/2014

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Police: 1 Dead, 1 Injured In Mpls. Shooting

One man is dead and another is injured after a shooting in north Minneapolis Sunday. At around 4:15 p.m., Minneapolis Police responded to the report of shots fired near the 2700 block of Girard Avenue North. There, two men were found shot.

06/15/2014

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3 Indicted In Drug-Related Mpls. Murder

Three people are indicted of first-degree premeditated murder in the drug-related shooting death of a Minneapolis man in March. Maureen Onyelobi, David Johnson and Maurice Wilson were indicted Friday by a grand jury, according to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office.

06/13/2014

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Man Hurt After Being Pinned Under Car In Minneapolis

Authorities said a 43-year-old man suffered serious, but non-life threatening injuries after getting pinned underneath his own car in Minneapolis early Sunday morning. Police were called to the area of Girard Terrace and N. 4th Avenue at about 2 a.m. on a report of a man pinned under a car.

06/08/2014

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Police: Man Arrested In Minneapolis Hit-And-Run

Police said a man was arrested early Sunday morning in connection with a hit-and-run crash in downtown Minneapolis. Police were called to a crash involving two vehicles at about 3:47 a.m. near the area of Chicago Ave. S. and S. Washington Avenue.

06/08/2014

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Woman Crashes Into Minneapolis Home

A woman crashed her car into a north Minneapolis home late Saturday morning, according to Minneapolis Police. The accident happened just before noon at a home near the intersection of 17th Avenue North and Thomas Avenue North.

06/07/2014

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Mpls. Theater, Police Seek Help Finding Burglar

A local theater is seeking the public’s help in finding a man who broke into their offices and stole computers and equipment. On May 31, a man broke into the Southern Theater at 1420 Washington Avenue in Minneapolis’ Cedar-Riverside neighborhood.

06/06/2014

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Police: 17-Year-Old Shot, Killed In North Mpls.

Minneapolis Police are looking for a suspect after a juvenile male who was shot Sunday morning has since died. Police were called to the 1600 block of Newton Avenue North just before 2 a.m. on a report of a shooting.

06/01/2014

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Minneapolis Police Seek Suspects In Lake Street Sexual Assault

Minneapolis Police are looking for two men who sexually assaulted a woman early Thursday morning. Investigators said the victim was walking along East Lake Street near 13th Avenue around 1 a.m. when she was approached by two men.

05/23/2014

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Mpls. Police Reveal Preparation For ‘Dinkytown Disturbance’

Minneapolis Police allowed WCCO to see firsthand how officers trained for handling last month’s “Dinkytown Disturbance.” Police say they were far more prepared for last month’s event than they were during the riot in 2003. Each of these police situations occurred after the Gopher men’s hockey team appeared in national championship games.

05/21/2014

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Minneapolis Super Bowl May Seek More Tax Breaks

Gov. Mark Dayton and other officials said Wednesday that they’ll probably ask the Legislature for more tax breaks to sweeten the 2018 Super Bowl for fans now that the NFL has awarded the big game to Minneapolis.

05/21/2014

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Man Hits Minneapolis Cop With Car, Flees

A man struck a Minneapolis Police officer with his car before leading authorities on a high-speed chase in Minneapolis early Saturday morning. Police responded to a domestic disturbance at the 2200 block of Pierce Avenue Northeast at about 4:30 a.m.

05/17/2014

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Man Found Shot In The Back Near DT Mpls.

Minneapolis Police are investigating a shooting early Saturday morning near downtown. Police received reports of shots fired in the area of 15th Street and LaSalle Avenue at about midnight.

05/17/2014

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Minneapolis Police Reveal Crime-Fighting Strategy

The Minneapolis Police Department is announcing new strategies to help fight crime and violence on the city’s north side over the summer. Several different federal, state, and local agencies will be involved in putting the plan to work to keep streets safe.

05/16/2014

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Man Found Dead In Mpls. Identified, Death Ruled Accidental

Minneapolis Police say the death of a man once ruled “suspicious” in nature has now been determined to be accidental. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office concluded their investigation on Wednesday into the death of a man found on the 1600 block of South Sixth Street.

05/15/2014

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